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The Servant

Now if you would please take a copy of God’s own holy Word in your hands.  As the children make their way to their children’s church this evening, turn with me to the prophecy of Isaiah, chapter 52, on page 613.  Isaiah 52.  We’re going to read from the thirteenth verse through the end of chapter 53.  Before we do, would you bow your heads with me as...


The Lord's Day Morning

September 12, 2010

Luke 12:35-48

“Be Ready”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

If you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to the gospel of Luke, to the twelfth chapter. We’re working our way through this gospel together. The last two Lord's Days we have looked at sections of Luke chapter 12 that dealt with the overarching subject of covetousness, a...

To the End of the Earth

The Lord's Day Evening

August 20, 2006

Acts 6:1-7

To the End of the Earth (12): Seven Wise Men

Dr. Derek W. H. Thomas

Now turn with me, if you would, to The Acts of the Apostles, chapter six. . I'm going to tell you a problem in the church of the New Testament where evidently love was in short supply. This is in Acts 6, and we're...

1 Timothy

The Lord's Day Morning

August 15, 2004

I Timothy 3:8-13

“What God Wants in Deacons”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to I Timothy, chapter three. We have been working our way through the Pastoral Epistles: First and Second Timothy, and Titus. We've just been in the book of First Timothy for the last few weeks, and...


Romans 16:1-2 Phoebe: The Ministry of Women in the Early Church

Romans 16 is a chapter filled with greetings and personal commendation, and you might be tempted to think that it is somewhat extraneous in terms of giving you any profitable direction for day-to-day Christian life; and if you think that, you’re wrong because there is much to learn not only from the commendation that...

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